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Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Madagascar
Observed at elevations up to about 2000 m. A terrestrial species, active in the rainy season during the evening and night. During the day it shelters under stones or fallen wood. In the dry season it hides burrowed 30-60 cm in the ground. Found in native forest as well as in cleared areas and at the edges of pine forest.
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Glaw, F. and Vences, M. (1994). Amphibians and Reptiles of Madagascar. M. Vences and F. Glaw Verlags GbR., Köln.
Written by Frank Glaw and Miguel Vences (m.vences AT tu-bs.de), Assistant Professor and Curator of Vertebrates at the Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics in the Zoological Museum at the University of Amsterdam
First submitted 2001-10-24
Edited by Rachna Tiwari (2010-07-19)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2010 Plethodontohyla tuberata <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/2357> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Oct 18, 2017.
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Citation: AmphibiaWeb. 2017. <http://amphibiaweb.org> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed 18 Oct 2017.
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